St. Martin News Network

Wednesday
Jul 29th
Text size
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

Notice: Undefined property: stdClass::$readmore_link in /home/bshaw/public_html/plugins/content/jw_disqus/jw_disqus.php on line 181

UPP/De Weever/LMR/USP Coalition fall apart --- Master, and Lake Allegedly pulls support.

New Coalition Government in the making.

PHILIPSBURG:--- What appeared to be a rumor seemingly became a reality Tuesday night when it was announced on Online radio program that the current coalition government fell apart. According to information reaching SMN News states that Member of Parliament Silvio Matser, and Member of Parliament Maurice Lake a llegedly pulled their support from the current coalition and would join the National Alliance, Democratic Party and US...

EXCLUSIVE: Candidate for Labor Ministry Found ---- Former Policy Advisor and Mediator Contacted ---- Reliable Sources.

EXCLUSIVE: Candidate for Labor Ministry Found ---- Former Policy Advisor and Mediator Contacted ---- Reliable Sources.

PHILIPSBURG:--- SMN News has been reliably informed that the second Minister to complete the executive branch of government has been found. SMN News has been reliably informed that a candidate for the Ministry of Labor has been found. According to information provided to SMN News is that Member of Parliament Cornelius de Weever intends to appoint the former policy advisor and acting mediator of Labor Department Raphael Boasman who went on pension at the end of Ju...

 Suspended Officer York Performa hearing scheduled for September 2nd --- PI ongoing.

Suspended Officer York Performa hearing scheduled for September 2nd --- PI ongoing.

PHILIPSBURG:--- The performa hearing for suspended police officer Rishmer ‘Redrum” York who is in police custody for the shooting death of Ackeem Isidora is scheduled for September 2nd 2015 while the actual court case should take place at the end of October 2015 confirmed press prosecutor Karola van Nie. Ackeem Isidora was shot to death on the evening of March 4th 2015 next to his Belvedere home. Relatives of the late Ackeem Isidora including his mother Jenifer I...

A.T Illidge Road stabbing suspect pretrial detention extended to 60 days.

A.T Illidge Road stabbing suspect pretrial detention extended to 60 days.

PHILIPSBURG:---- The 41 year old suspect identified as T.T. W. C that stabbed Miguelito Garcia who died in the Dominican Republic one day after he was sent there for further medical treatment will stay behind bars for the next 60 days as the police continues to inves...

EXCLUSIVE: Domicanos plan to take legal action against Maduro and GEBE employees who allegedly stole copper from GEBE power plant.

PHILIPSBURG:--- The Domicanos who had a verbal agreement with GEBE former Chief Operations Officer (COO) Romelio Maduro to demolish six old engines at GEBE power plant in Cay Bay plans to take legal actions against Maduro and an employee of GEBE that is accused of st...

Transparency International’s St. Maarten study highlights lack of enforcement of laws in practice

Key sectors of society must increase levels of transparency to strengthen people’s ability to hold institutions to account

 

Berlin/PHILIPSBURG:---- There is a general gap between law and practice in St. Maarten’s key institutions, the global anti-corruption organ...

Tzu Chi helps Key to Freedom at first graduation ceremony.

Tzu Chi helps Key to Freedom at first graduation ceremony.

PHILIPSBURG:---- St. Maarten Tzu Chi Foundation and its volunteers assisted Key to Freedom drug and alcohol rehabilitation center during its first graduation ceremony at Celebration Palace on Sunday, July 26.

The seven Key to Freedom graduates were Gerard Chirlias, Ra...

Minister of Tourism Connor receives visit from Pageant Winner York

Minister of Tourism Connor receives visit from Pageant Winner York

PHILIPSBURG:---  Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport & Telecommunications Hon. Claret Connor, received a visit from five time pageant winner Dshnay Mathew York, who is preparing to clinch her sixth title at the Ms Dutch Caribbean Islands pageant...

MP Lake calls on Government to look into cost of living and food price build-up of supermarkets

MP Lake calls on Government to look into cost of living and food price build-up of supermarkets

PHILIPSBURG:--- United People’s (UP) Party Member of Parliament (MP) Maurice Lake says it is high time Government sits down with supermarkets and distributors of food products in the country to get a grasp on why consumer prices on the Dutch side are so high compared...

Suspect in investigation Hector no longer in custody.

Suspect in investigation Hector no longer in custody.

SABA:---The man who has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in the death of the student who was found in April on Saba, has been released on July 27th, 2015.
However the Prosecution considers him still as a suspect. The evidence on which he was previously in cus...

 

Dept. of Economic Licenses: All licenses to be kept for maximum six months as of August 1st. Complete applications must be submitted to operate a business

GREAT BAY(DCOMM):---- The Department of Economic Licenses from the Ministry Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic and Telecommunication (Ministry TEATT), is hereby informing the general public that approved licenses to operate a business in...

VROMI: Trench work and Laying of utility lines to slightly obstruct traffic in Cole Bay Area.

PHILIPSBURG:--- Trench work and laying of utility lines/cables and sleeves has commenced as of July 28th on Union Road after the roundabout in the direction of the French Border. The latter works will be carried out behind the guard rail...

More:

compte-rendu conseil exécutif du 23 juillet 2015

Le conseil exécutif de la collectivité de Saint-Martin s’est réuni en séance plénière, le jeudi 23 juillet 2015. Parmi les décisions majeures de ce dernier conseil de la saison, les élus ont choisi d’octroyer une aide aux agriculteurs victimes de la ...

Sargasses : nettoyage de la baie de Cul-de-Sac

La Collectivité, via la société SDL (Soc. Dormoy Lewis), a entrepris le nettoyage de la baie de Cul-de-Sac, un des lieux les plus encombrés d’algues sargasses. Ce travail a débuté samedi dernier, et s’achèvera le mercredi 29 juillet prochain. Le stoc...

More:

ST. MARTIN PEOPLE’S LIVES MATTER TOO

‘Help keep their properties among themselves’.
This is an open – but very necessary and urgent appeal - to all St. Martin political leaders, including Prime-minister Marcel Gumbs, President Aline Hanson, Members of Parliament, Members of ...

Art Will Save, Build, and Nourish Our Lives But We Need a Space for it to be Developed

Dear Editor,
Usually I tend to focus my thoughts, and by extension my words, on matters that deal with the environment; on the conservation of our natural resources and the need for us, as a Small Island Developing State, to develop susta...

More:

SMN News Advertisement.

Looking for affordable rates? Advertise with SMN News!

Buy, sell, rent, job hunting, looking for workers? On SMN News your needs can be met worldwide.
Telephone: +1 721 520-2595 or  +1 721 587 2595
Email: info@smn-news.com or bibi_shaw@hotmail.com

&...